Definition of field events in English:

field events

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noun

Athletic sports other than races, such as throwing and jumping events. Compare with track events.
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  • They participated in a range of track events from 100m to 1500m along with field events from long jump to shot put.
  • In addition to this the students performed a number of field events including long jump, standing high jump and basketball throw.
  • We are very strong here in Sligo on the track, but quite weak in some field events such as pole vault, high jump and hammer.

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